- For the Canadian radio program, see The World at Six.
The World This Weekend
||Politics and current affairs
||30 minutes Sundays from 1pm
||BBC Radio 4
||BBC Television Centre (until Dec 2012)
Broadcasting House (Dec 2012 onwards)
||since 17 September 1967
The World This Weekend was launched on 17 September 1967 long after the Canadian Broadcasting corporation (CBC) Saturday and Sunday show launched in the fall of 1966.
The BBC version a weekly news and current affairs program broadcast from 1pm to 1:30pm on BBC Radio 4 every Sunday, essentially the Sunday version of The World at One.
Its current presenter is the former BBC political correspondent, Shaun Ley. Other occasional presenters include Edward Stourton, James Robbins and Jo Coburn.